Published: May 18, 2012
Queensborough students who excel as athletes and scholars were among those honored during QCC's Athletic Awards Ceremony on May 16. They were recognized again that evening at CUNY's 26th Annual Michael Steuerman Scholar-Athlete Awards Dinner at Queens College.
QCC's CUNY Scholar Athletes are:
Gteni Mbeou, Scholar-Athlete of the Year and Academic All
Region XV, Men’s Soccer
Shirley Falconi, CUNY Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention; All American, NJCAA; Academic All Region XV, Women’s Swimming
Jane Walsh, CUNY Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention, Women’s Basketball
Mario Palma, CUNY Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention, Men’s Baseball
Queensborough also captured the 2012 NJCAA Region XV Sportsmanship President’s Cup and the CUNY Athletic Conference Commissioner's Cup.
The Sportsmanship President’s Cup is voted on by the Region XV officials and awarded to the college that displays the most sportsmanship in each sport. The CUNY Athletic Conference Commissioner's Cup is awarded to the CUNY school that finishes the season in 1st or 2nd place during each season and captures the most CUNY championships.
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